The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 125 127 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 1.19% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.23% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 27
Median salary £41,250 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,750 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1964 2197 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.34% 97.13% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1757 2037
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +11 5 £74,000 +64.44% 1
Hemel Hempstead +24 4 £33,750 -32.50%
Letchworth -1 4 £40,000 -3.03%
Rickmansworth +8 2 £50,000 -9.09%
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 36 (67.92%) Oracle
1 36 (67.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 17 (32.08%) Windows
5 15 (28.30%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (28.30%) Data Guard
5 15 (28.30%) Open Source
5 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
6 14 (26.42%) High Availability
6 14 (26.42%) MongoDB
6 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
6 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 10 (18.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (18.87%) Clustering
9 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.09%) 3PAR

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.89%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (67.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database
3 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
4 14 (26.42%) MongoDB
5 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (22.64%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (11.32%) DB2
10 6 (11.32%) MySQL
10 6 (11.32%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (11.32%) Sybase IQ
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (9.43%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) MDX
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.43%) Replication
3 4 (7.55%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 17 (32.08%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) Unix
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.32%) AIX
6 5 (9.43%) Solaris
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.89%) HPUX
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Open Source
1 15 (28.30%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
2 14 (26.42%) High Availability
3 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.43%) Operations Management
8 4 (7.55%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (7.55%) ETL
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
10 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.77%) Analytics
10 2 (3.77%) CRM
10 2 (3.77%) ITIL
10 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.77%) Release Management
10 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
2 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.32%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) MCSA
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Ceph
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Data Guard
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.77%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Oracle
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) 3PAR
3 8 (15.09%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) NetApp
4 6 (11.32%) Sybase
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix
5 5 (9.43%) Teradata
6 4 (7.55%) RedGate
7 2 (3.77%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Facebook
8 1 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) Microgen
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